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3D Christmas Ornaments

Teach Starter Publishing
Google Slide, PDF | 1 page | Grades: 2 - 4

Challenge your students to make three-dimensional ornaments with a STEM challenge.

Craft with a Christmas Ornament Challenge Project

Get ready to bring a bit of challenge and Christmas spirit into your math class with a Christmas Ornament Crafting Challenge project! Your students will love the challenge of turning each of the provided templates into a crafty and creative Christmas ornament.

Provide students with the instructions, planning, and ornament templates before beginning. Provide them with printed materials, scissors, glue, etc., and set them to work. They will brainstorm, plan, sketch a schematic, complete the task, and reflect on their findings.

STEM Activities are Perfect for Building Collaborative Skills

In addition to STEM learning, through this activity, students will:

  • Exercise critical thinking skills 
  • Explore creativity
  • Strengthen verbal and motor skills
  • Consider cause and effect, and
  • Have fun! 

Easily Prepare This Christmas Craft Challenge for Your Students

We suggest using sustainable resources like reused or recycled paper and other materials that can be repurposed after completing this activity. 

This resource was created by Lindsey Phillips, a teacher in Michigan and Teach Starter Collaborator.


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